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Bitrace highlights rising crypto fraud risk as trading platforms introduce web3 wallets

The integration of web3 wallets into mainstream trading platforms heralds a new era in digital finance, blending the realms of cefi and defi while also raising concerns about increased vulnerability to crypto fraud. According to Bitrace and WuBlockchain, the integration of web3 wallets into mainstream trading platforms like OKX and Binance

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CASPs should work on protocol interoperability, self-hosted wallets

The European Union’s banking regulator, the European Banking Authority (EBA), wants to update existing Anti-Money Laundering and Combatting the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) rules for crypto providers. In a consultation paper published on Nov. 24, the EBA explains that current European regulations are no longer sufficient to govern AML/CFT standards compliance

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Pyth Network’s token launch hits $468m cap, airdrops to 90k wallets

Pyth Network’s token debuts with a $468 million market cap and an innovative airdrop to 90,000 wallets. Pricing oracle service Pyth Network today launched its cryptocurrency token PYTH, immediately gaining a substantial market presence. As of its first trading day, the token’s market capitalization was approximately $468 million, with its value

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Pyth (PYTH) Token Debuts at $500M Valuation as 90,000 Wallets Receive Airdrop

The Pyth Network currently has $1.5 billion in total value secured (TVS) across 120 protocols, making it the fourth-largest pricing oracle. Competitor Chainlink (LINK), in comparison, has $14.7 billion in TVS, according to DeFiLlama. Pyth gathers first-party pricing data from exchanges and institutional traders before sending that data to smart

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Bitcoin [BTC] Held in Exchange Wallets Rising at Pace of $1.16B a Month, Data Show

Blockchain analytics firm Glassnode's bitcoin exchange net position change metric, which measures the number of coins held by exchange wallets on a specific date compared to the same date four weeks ago, rose to 31,382.43 BTC ($1.16 billion) on Sunday, the highest since May 11, 2023. That has lifted the

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Cybersecurity team claims up to $2.1B in crypto stored in old wallets is at risk

While the crypto community is still weathering the effects of the recent $100 million Poloniex hack, another cybersecurity threat that could affect billions worth of crypto assets has been discovered by a team of blockchain security experts. On Nov. 14, cybersecurity company Unciphered released information on a vulnerability that it called

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